"Dear Didcot Resident,
In my last letter, I stated that I would update residents when there was significant changes to government guidance regards covid-19 regards reopening and easing of restrictions, that moment has arrived. You will be aware from Saturday 4th July, there will be considerable lifting of restrictions, previously shut business able to reopen such as pubs and restaurants and social distancing... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 14:29 by Office Services Manager
VE Day Commemorations
On Friday the residents of Didcot joined with the rest of the country to mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day.
The celebrations were very different from those we had all originally planned and those we had to mark the 50th anniversary. However, I hope people were able to take part with their neighbours in something they will remember in years to come as they gave... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 14:02 by Admin Assistant
The British Army is opening a new Covid-19 testing centre at Didcot Town Council / Civic Hall car park from Monday, 11th of May. For that reason, our car park will be closed to the public from today 8PM until further notice.
Only council, NHS and army staff are allowed to use the Civic Hall premises during this time with ID card and all safety equipment.
People needing to be tested will also be allowed... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 09 May 2020 22:46 by Admin Assistant
After the Didcot Town Council's Covid-19 Crisis Management meeting on Monday 30th March 2020, the updates are as follows:
- DTC and Civic Hall to remain closed until at least 30th April 2020.
- DTC services still open but only by phone and email. All DTC staff working from home. See https://www.didcot.gov.uk/
- DTC's Covid-19 Action Plan in operation. Civic Hall will be available for our emergency services to use if and when... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 10:22 by Office Services Manager
After the meeting of the Council's COVID-19 Crisis Management Team, we have decided that Didcot Town Council and Civic Hall will remain CLOSED until 30th April 2020, when we will review the policy based on Government advice and guidelines.
The council will be providing services via phone, email and on the website www.didcot.gov.uk Please do keep checking our website as we will be communicating advice... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 14:05 by Office Services Manager
Monday 16th March 2020 marked the official opening of the new and improved Smallbone Recreation Ground play area. It was opened by the Mayor of Didcot, Cllr Anthony Dearlove.
We thank FCC Communities Foundation for their generous grant of £50,000 towards the refurbishment.
The Leader of the Town Council Cllr Mocky Khan and Cllr Pam Siggers were also at the opening.
We hope the children of Didcot... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 12:45 by Admin Assistant
Didcot Town Council is organising it's annual litterpick in 2 locations in Didcot (Civic Hall area and Ladygrove) for Saturday 28th March 2020 from 10am and we are asking for volunteers!
If you would like to take part, please email email@example.com and clarify which location you would prefer.
Posted: Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:16 by Office Services Manager
DIDCOT MAYOR'S CHARITY DINNER 2020!
This years Mayor's Dinner is on SATURDAY 7th MARCH 2020 and is JAMES BOND themed!
Tickets are £45 and can be purchased at Didcot Town Council (Cash, Cheque or BACs payment only)
Posted: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 09:45 by Beth
Please note the Broadway between the Fire Station and Barclays Bank will be closed from 3pm until 9.30pm on Thursday 28th November 2019 for the Christmas Street Fair.
For more information about the Street Fair click here.
Posted: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 12:45 by Admin Assistant
Didcot Town Council would like to invite applications from charitable, voluntary, or non-profit making organisations to apply for a grant of up to £4000 to run this year's Summer Town Fayre. Applications are being taken in line with the Council's grant giving policy.
If you would to apply please complete the 3 forms found at this link and email them to firstname.lastname@example.org
https://www.didcot.gov.uk/grant-aid.html... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 15:45 by Beth